A loan of $175 helped purchase materials to make costumes.


Nelida Yesenia's story

Nelida Yesenia Sánchez M. is 41 years old and lives in the Moche district of Trujillo province, department of La Libertad, Perú. She belongs to Las Delicias II community bank.

This entrepreneur completed 8 years of accounting college but after getting married decided to dedicate herself to her home and to studying dressmaking and tailoring. She has 2 children, ages 5 and 14, who are still in school and dependent on her.

Nelida is a seamstress; she sells and rents costumes from her home. She used a loan of 300 PEN to buy cloth, thread, clasps, zippers, hats, etc. for producing costumes. This loan of 500 PEN will be used to buy more materials for making costumes.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Vivian Lu


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